About Arendal & Omegn GC
The club was founded in 1986, and the building of the Golf Course started in 1988. Due to public funding and a lot of voluntary work by the members, the club succeeded in completing the construction work in 1994.
Today Nes Verk Golfpark is a favourite among many norwegian golfers. The club offer a 18-hole ondulated course of high standard (par 72), and a 9-hole challenging Pay & Play Course par 27 - 973 m., driving range and putting green.
For admission to the 18 Hole course the charge is 500/550,- NOK per day (NOK 250/275,- for juniors). The fee for 9 holes is 310/340,- (NOK. 155/170,- for juniors)
Greenfee only for the P & P course is 250,- NOK per day (NOK 125 for juniors)
Inexperienced golfers may play this P & P Course.
1/2 Sets can be rented int the GolfShop (60,- NOK per day).
The Driving Range is open to everybody. A bucket with 40 range-balls costs 40,- NOK.
Clubs can be borrowed in the GolfShop.
it is possible to buy all the necesarry equipment. Greenfee is paid in the Golf Shop.
Phone 0047-37199030 to book tee-time.
In comparison to other Golf Clubs the A&O GC maintains no entrance fees and very low membership fees.
Considerable discounts are given to juniors, youths and students.
Special Company Memberships are available.
Introduction to golf - The Golf Card:
For beginners who would like to start playing golf, the club arranges 3 to 4 "VtG" Courses during the year.
The course contains of 15 hours theory and practical teaching/instruction from friday to sunday (3 hours friday and 6 hours saturday and sunday). You only have to follow through with the course and you then you are able to start playing when you sign up for a membership. For more information contact us on 0047 37 19 90 30.
Nesgrenda Vel has cleared and marked many courses for hiking in the area. If you go on a hike in this area you will find beautifull scenary a lot of interesting activities. In the lakes and in the river there are many good places for swimming.
Storelva which runs through Nes Verk, has a good stock of salmon and trout if you are interested in fishing.
Fishing cards can be bought at a reasonable price at the local store Joker Nes Verk.
Exit from E-18 to Rv. 418 by Statoilstation, Fiansvingen (signposted to "Næs Jernverksmuseum" / "Golfbane 3"). Follow Rv. 415 to Nesgrenda. Whereafter you mak a left turn (still signposted). Immediately past Næs Jernverksmuseum (Naes Ironwork museum) you arrive our relatively large carpark on the left side. (May be pretty crowded during the season)
Arendal & Omegn Golfclub (Nes Verk Golfpark) is situated in beautiful countryside surroundings at Nes Verk, 3 km from Fiansvingen.